Christmas Walk kicks off holiday season in Clarendon Hills
Jim Goodrich of the Merry Maskers of Woodstock sings carols at the lighting of the holiday tree Friday in Clarendon Hills. | Jon Langham~for Sun-Times Media
The list of girls on the all-area cross country second team in Dec. 6 editions omitted one runner. Libertyville sophomore Kristi Del Prato should have been included.
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Updated: January 14, 2013 6:33AM
CLARENDON HILLS — The annual Tree Lighting ceremony and the Chamber of Commerce’s Christmas Walk Friday ushered in the village’s holiday season.
Events began with the tree lighting ceremony and caroling at Village Hall. Festivities continued until 9 p.m. and included a visit from Santa in the Sloan Triangle in downtown Clarendon Hills, sleigh rides, a toy soldier mime, strolling carolers, and special offers at several stores.
The evening also featured and a game to help Santa find his sleigh. Participants gathered clues from several downtown stores and filled out a card to help in the hunt.